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Working on Letter Writing in the Senior Room Recently

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Each Friday, we work on genre writing in the senior room. Recently, we've been focusing on letter writing. [smartslider3 slider="6"]

The Wildflowers of Moneygold

Local Wildflowers: During the Month of May, we've been exploring the biodiversity in our local environment, including the Seaweeds of…

Exploring Seashells at our Local Seashore for Biodiversity Week

We spent 2 hours at Milk Harbour on Wednesday at low tide exploring the sea shells on our local sea…

Roinnt Samplaí Gaeilge ó Rang 3-6

Samplaí Gaeilge ó Rang 3-6: Roinnt samplaí gaeilge ó rang 3-6. Táimid ag obair go dian ar ár scríbhneoireacht faoi…

Some Recent Creative Work from the Junior Room

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  Recent Creative activities in the Junior Room:  The Junior Room children have been busy learning about plants and gardens…

Exploring Seaweed at our local Seashore May 2021

Exploring Seaweed at our local Seashore May 2021 In science in the senior room, We've been learning all about Irish…

Looking at currencies in maths: An interesting collection

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Looking at currency & foreign exchange in Maths in the senior room In maths this week in the senior room, We've…

Walk to our local seashore 13/4/2021

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Milk Harbour The children in the senior classroom walked to Milk Harbour today on low tide on such a gorgeous,…

What Parents Have to Say about Carns NS

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What Parents Have to Say about Carns NS Spring 2021  

Remote Learning Carns NS Feb 2021

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Remote Learning in Carns NS Spring 2021: Zoom & Seesaw There has been great engagement in Carns NS over the…

Our Local Environment: Walk on Cliffoney Beach

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The Beauty of our Local Environment & Our Walks to Cliffoney Beach We're located at present during our building works in…

Senior Room : Investigating the Science of Nappies

Investigating The Science of Nappies Polymer chemistry in the senior room today, where we investigated the super absorbency of polymers…

Junior Room Science Week – Cloud Dough

Creating Cloud Dough in Junior Room Winter 2020 The Junior and Senior infants measured and mixed their ingredients to make…

Tudor Portraits Senior Room

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Creating Tudor Portraits in Art Nov 2020 Some beautiful portrait art from children in the senior room. We've been learning…

Science week Nov 2020 in Carns

Making Automata Toy Mechanisms in the Senior Classroom Nov 2020 Both classes participated in a science week virtual workshop in early…

Science in the Junior Room in Jan

Making A Bird Feeder & Learning how Plants Drink The Junior Room made their own bird feeders in Science, to…

Printing in the Junior Room

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Printing with paint & cups The Junior Room are currently learning about print in Art. Here are a few examples of print…

Making Cartesian divers in Science

We learned about Archimede's Principle in Science & made Cartesian Divers-  [playlist type="video" ids="2029"]

Our January 2020 Newsletter

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Our January 2020 Newsletter-  Details on our upcoming school extension, this year's musical in pictures  & school activities. Click here…

Board Games in the senior room

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For Golden Time on Fridays, we've been enjoying playing some great board games, including Monopoly Empire, Scrabble 360, 5 Second…

Our Open Evening Thur 13th Feb 2020 (7-8PM)

Our Open evening is on Thur 13th Feb (7-8PM) in the school.  All welcome to call in to see our…

Our 2019 Musical is ‘What’s the Crime Mr. Wolf’.

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This Year's Musical is 'What's the Crime Mr. Wolf'. We're busy preparing for this year's musical in school. Come and…

Team Problem solving in the senior room

 Every Friday we spend 45 mins working in groups on team problem solving problems in the senior room. It’s a…

Hazelwood Haunting Competition for Schools- 6 tickets per school

Hazelwood Haunting Competition for schools - 6 prizes per school participating 6 Prizes Per School Participating- Each school participating will…

SuperValu Athletics Festival 26/9/2019

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Great Day at the SuperValu Athletics Festival at Sligo IT 26/9/2019 - We had a great day today at the SuperValu…

Sligo Baroque Ensemble visit Carns NS

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Sep 2019 - It was such a treat to have the Sligo Baroque Ensemble in Carns NS  to play for the…

County Champions June 2019

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  County Champions 2019 - Congrats to our senior boys & girls team who were crowned County Football Champions on…

Gaelic Team Through to the County Finals

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Senior Mixed Team qualifies for County Final- We're thrilled to have qualified for the 2019 Cumann na mBunscol Finals in…

Lego We Do 2 Has arrived in Carns NS

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]We've just begun working with Lego We Do 2 in class- We started using LEGO We do 2 for the first…

Learning about Acids & Bases in Science

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Using Red Cabbage Juice to Test for Acids & Bases- Whole school science where we learned all about acids & bases-…

Spring Trail to Milk Harbour

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Spring Nature Trail to Milk Harbour- On March 29th children of the Junior and Senior room went on a Spring…

Building Bridges in Engineering

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]April 2019 Engineering Challenge- Build a Bridge using Newspapers. Children in all classes completed a very enjoyable engineering challenge in…

Seachtain na Gaeilge in Carns

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Seachtain na Gaeilge in Carns N.S.-We celebrated Seachtain na Gaeilge this week in the school with several activities; Lá Glas, Céilí Dancing,…

Aistí Lá Le Pádraig

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Aistí Lá le Pádraig-Tá caighdeán ard gaeilge ag na paistí sa seomra sinsearach agus cuirimid an-bhéim ar an gaeilge labhartha…

Texaco Art Competition Entries Senior Room

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Texaco Art Competition 2019-All children in the school this year participated in the Texaco Art Competition for the first time. Children selected their favourite…

Engineer’s Week Science Show 2019

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Engineer’s Week Science Show-We really enjoyed going to Sligo IT on March 6th 2019 to see a science show for…

Creating a Storm in Music Class!

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Creating a Storm-Children in the junior classroom have been participating in 14 weeks tuition in a music exploration programme with tutor Yvonne. They really…

Making St. Brigid Crosses Feb 2019

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Making St. Brigid Crosses in School-We spent a very enjoyable morning making St. Brigid Crosses in small groups with all…

Playing a Polka on TW & Fiddles at our recent concert

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Some music from our senior classroom students. We've been learning the tin-whistle in the senior classroom since Sep 2018. Listen…

Our Recent Musical – Some Highlights

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Our Recent Musical Porridge In December 2018, we performed our musical 'Porridge'. See a few snippits from the night  below.…

Trip to Deerpark Court Tomb 20/12/2018

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Fieldtrip to Deerpark Court Tomb with Archaeologist Auriel Robinson Wonderful trip today with archaeologist Auriel Robinson to Deerpark Court Tomb,…

Junior Room Aistear Doctor’s visit

Visiting Doctor to the Junior Room -We were lucky enough to have a GP visit the junior room recently to…

Our Christmas Stop Motion Movie

The children in the senior room recently created a stop motion video clip with a Christmas Greeting. We performed Winter…

Our Dec 2018 Newsletter

Read our   Dec 2018 Newsletter ,   with details on our new classroom, Science week at Carns & our upcoming School Musical…

Learning about Tetrominoes in Maths this week

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Tetrominoes in Maths in the Senior Classroom:  In the senior classroom we've been focusing on problem solving for a session each…

Paintings inspired by US artist Georgia O’Keeffe

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Paintings Inspired by the art of Georgia O'Keeffe: In the senior classroom, we’ve been exploring colour & mixing paints to develop tone…

Maths Week Oct 2018

Maths Week in Carns NS 2018-During Maths Week in Oct 2018, we did many maths activities in school. We really…

Junior Room Aistear Oct 2018

Visiting Doctor to the Junior Room in Oct 2018-We were lucky enough to have a GP visit the junior room…

We’ve started working on this year’s musical Porridge

Nov 2018. We've started work on this year's Musical which is called Porridge. We will be performing our musical this…

Blackberry Picking Sep 2018

Sep 2018. Blackberry Picking & Potting Jam at Carns NS . We made black berry and apple jam in school.…

Science Week in Carns Nov 2018

Science Week Nov 2018 in Carns NS. We had a great day on Sunday at Sligo IT, where children from…

Active Active Flag SPORT 2018 – 19

In May 2018, we received our Active Active Flag after a year long process involving all pupils in the school. In…

Music Exploration Course

​The children in the junior classroom are enjoying a 14 week Music Exploration course with Music Generation Sligo, which commenced in Sep 2018. Children…
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